NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Hawkesbury 2007-2008
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Penrith Blue Mountains Parramatta

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News & Comments

Note that for mosquito numbers 0 - 50 mosquitoes = "Low", 51 - 100 = "Medium",
101 - 1,000 = "High", 1,001 - 10,000 = "Very High", >10,000 = "Extreme".

23/Apr/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

16/Apr/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

9/Apr/2008: Wheeney Creek had a 'medium' catch of 51, with 26 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

2/Apr/2008: A collection from Sackville trapped 'high' numbers (134), including 68 Culex annulirostris. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

11/Mar/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

28/Feb/2008: Wheeney Creek had a 'medium' catch of 62, with 56 Aedes procax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

25/Feb/2008: There was one Edge Hill virus isolate from Aedes Marks no. 51 trapped at Wheeney Creek on 14/Feb/2008.

15/Feb/2008: McGraths Hill trapped 'high' numbers (120), with 54 Culex quinquefasciatus. An extra trap from Sackville collected a 'high' trap of 119 mosquitoes, dominated by 64 Culex annulirostris. Wheeney Creek had a 'medium' catch of 60, with 32 Aedes procax. All other sites trapped 'low' numbers.

6/Feb/2008: The single collection from McGraths Hill produced 'low' numbers.

31/Jan/2008: Wheeney Creek had a 'high' catch, collecting 107 mosquitoes, with 85 Aedes procax. All other sites collected 'low' numbers.

25/Jan/2008: All sites trapped 'low' numbers.

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